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... From what I understand about them they are very similar to each other. Sort of like two sides of the same coin. Nexium stays with you longer but does the same thing. ... (3 replies)
... From what I understand about them they are very similar to each other. Sort of like two sides of the same coin. Nexium stays with you longer but does the same thing. ... (3 replies)
... Been here many times and posted myself many times. I have had stomach acid, indigestion problems for a number of years. ... (4 replies)

... I still think that most drug companies protect their formulas and prilosec is just the cheaper version of nexium. Nex doesn't work for me but prilosec otc works better, obviously pure doesnt always mean better! ... (7 replies)
... Prilosec OTC and prescription are supposed to be the same thing. Nexium may work better for you but so may Previcid. However, since you have no insurance, two Prilosec OTC are much cheaper per day than one Nexium. ... (2 replies)
... Mixing Prilosec OTC and Nexium should be fine. ... (1 replies)
... My ENT prescribed Nexium 40 mg once a day, in the evening before dinner. After a week or so, I asked him if there was something I could take in the morning to help out, and he said I could take a Prilosec in the morning if I wanted. Any thoughts on this? ... (1 replies)
... Kacyc and Beccppihater, Your posts are really helping me. I am struggling with the same thing. I was on Nexium 40mgs and have moved to 20mgs Prilosec but I am having some very bad days with the burning bloating headache sick feeling. I was ready to give up today and have struggled through it. ... (206 replies)
... so i dont know if i could get any adverse side effects from taking 40 mg of prilosec plus 20mg of nexium, im desperate i cringe when i taste acid and see the yellow saliva in the morning, also are ppi's immediate? ... (2 replies)
... My GERD is pretty awful. Without meds, I'd definitely get heartburn everyday and probably throw up almost every morning. ... (3 replies)
... There is another interesting article on the front page of this forum right now basically it is saying that Prilosec and Nexium are exactly the same thing? ... (18 replies)
... I find that pretty bizarre. The nice thing about acid reflux is that it is pretty straight forward. You know very quickly if the drugs are working or not, and if you stop for a few days or weeks you are not doing total, irrevisible harm. ... (6 replies)
Dec 9, 2007
... Esomeprazole is the generic for Prilosec. Nexium is something else, though It's almost the same thing, according to many doctors and organizations that monitor such things. ... (8 replies)
... I took Nexium for about 4 years and never found anything that worked as well, but Nexium is actually almost exactly the same thing as Prilosec. ... (6 replies)
... So I've come to the conclusion that I have GERD. The horrific acid burns in my throat kinda clued me in. ... (2 replies)
... cancerous condition. The Barrett's cells can then turn cancerous. ... (8 replies)
... Hi there! I was going through the same thing for almost all of 2011, and yes breads were the worst about passing at first and then it became almost everything I ate. I hated to eat in public and would never eat alone because it got so bad. ... (7 replies)
... Hi. I'm very new to the boards but I came here hoping that I would find someone who has been suffering from acid reflux like I was so I can tell my story. ... (6 replies)
... Some great advice! I too have tried the gammit of meds and still am flandering...I tried the dexilant for about two weeks...I took mine in the early a.m. and had a terrible taste most of the day...I really did not notice alot of change in the gerd...maybe I didn't give it enough time.. ... (15 replies)
... The good news is that you're not alone and this board has tons of info, the bad news is that everybody responds differently to different treatments. ... (15 replies)

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